Sudbury, ON
30 Jan 2023
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01 Mar 2023
Contract Type
Full Time

We acknowledge and respect that we are gathered on the traditional lands of the Anishnaabe People of Turtle Island and proudly recognize our local host Atikameksheng Anishnawbek. We also recognize the contributions of Wahnapitae First Nation and the Métis Nation of Ontario.

Cambrian College is Northern Ontario’s largest college, with more than 90 certificate, diploma, and degree-granting courses and programs, serving approximately 5,000 full-time and part-time students from more than 50 countries. Cambrian’s main campus is in Greater Sudbury, with satellite centres in Espanola and Little Current. For more information about Cambrian College, visit

Reporting to and working collaboratively with the Board of Governors, the President is committed to Cambrian’s vision to imagine the impossible, to inspire one another, and to innovate in ways we have yet to fully explore. Charged with delivering and enhancing the Colleges Strategic Plan 2020-2025: Further Together, the President embodies the College values of Innovation, Respect, Collaboration and Excellence, while providing executive leadership to the College’s faculty, administration, and support staff to support academic success. The new President will be committed to Equity, Diversity, Inclusion, Truth and Reconciliation, and Indigenization throughout the institution. 

As a well-qualified candidate, you have several attributes that will be critical or highly desirable in this position, including: Senior executive experience within a complex multi-stakeholder unionized organization, a passion for student success and quality education, the ability to articulate and operationalize an inspiring vision, a strategic approach, superior relationship-building and communications skills, the ability to lead a high performing executive team, experience growing enrolment at all levels, ability to seize opportunities and diversify funding sources, and a track record of success. You are consultative yet decisive, with a high degree of strategic financial management expertise, and embrace innovative approaches. Your open, humble, transparent, and collaborative approach will serve you well in working with students, faculty, staff, executives, alumni, donors, government officials, employers, community stakeholders, and the Board of Governors to achieve mutual goals.

To apply click here: for further information, please contact Michelle Richard and Collin Ritch at and state ‘Cambrian College, President’ in the subject line of your e-mail.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those under consideration for the role will be contacted and priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.